Meldon-Ellis Meldon Ellis
BA, JD, Attorney, Barrister & Solicitor
and Mediator

Ellis Business Lawyers firm is led by Meldon Ellis, an experienced businessman and trial lawyer who has also owned, operated and led several businesses ranging from a small retail start-up to leading as CEO and Chairman of the Board for an international public company with 100+ employees, operations in several countries, and a multi-million dollar annual budget.

First hand experience in a diverse range of business situations combined with years of legal training and courtroom experience makes Meldon Ellis a unique strategic asset to advance your company’s interests in court, in mediations, or at the negotiating table.

Vancouver BC, Canada-based Ellis Business Lawyers (EBL) offers the following services: • Business Dispute Resolution  •  Business Litigation  •  Civil & Commercial Litigation  •  Class Actions  •  Collections Law  •  Contract Disputes  •  Creditor’s Rights  •  Debtor and Creditor Law  •  Entertainment Law  •  Mediation Services  •  Shareholder Disputes  •  Tax Litigation

Our British Columbia collections law practice provides a full range of collections law services for both domestic, U.S. and international clients, including advice and legal representation in commercial debt collection and retail and consumer debt collection matters. You can learn more about our collections law services and debt collection rates here.

At EBL our goal is to help you resolve your legal issues in the most cost-effective manner possible. We approach business law from the perspective of a business owner and put our legal skills and experience to work for you to accomplish your overall business objectives. In addition to offering alternative dispute resolution (ADR) strategies (such as negotiation and mediation) we also frequently act for BC businesses in business litigation matters, including contract disputes, construction litigation, tax litigation and shareholder actions.

Ellis Business Lawyers

EBL offers commercial and retail debt collection in British Columbia, acting for US and European creditors in the recovery of debts and assets located in this jurisdiction, including business centres in the Lower Mainland, on Vancouver Island, in the Okanagan region, and northern British Columbia.

Our Services

Business DisputesShareholder, Tax, Construction

Ellis Business Lawyers has experience in resolving business disputes, corporate shareholder disputes, construction disputes and tax & estate litigation matters.


Class ActionsSettle common legal issues!

A class action is a lawsuit that is filed by a representative plaintiff on behalf a group or class of plaintiffs that have a common legal issue to be determined by the court.


Collections LawCanadian & US collections!

Ellis Business Lawyers provides a full range of commercial and retail and consumer debt collection services for both domestic and international business clients.


Corporate LawPlus commercial services & advice!

Corporate commercial services in the areas of: Incorporation, Buying & Selling, Commercial Leases, Almalgamations and Commercial Contracts.


Entertainment LawFilm, TV & Literary Publishing

Ellis Business Lawyers represent parties in many aspects of entertainment law, particularly film, television and literary publishing.


Mediation ServicesCommercial Disputes

Meldon Ellis is a trained mediator and he conducts mediation of commercial disputes and he represents acts as counsel for parties involved in mediations.


Tax LitigationDefend Tax Payers

Ellis Business Lawyers has experience in tax litigation cases on behalf of taxpayers against the Minister of Finance. We also defended tax payers in actions by CRA.



Ellis Business Lawyers offer a full range of commercial, retail and consumer debt collection services for both domestic and international business clients.


Our Process

YOU Contact Us


WE Investigate

We will investigate on your behalf

WE Resolve Disputes

If need be, we fight your case in court

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